pending

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Preposition[change]

Preposition
pending

  1. (formal) While waiting for something; until.
    Final approval was not given pending agreement on how the money would be spent.
    He may not leave the country pending the outcome of the trial.

Adjective[change]

Positive
pending

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. (formal)
    If his pending appeal fails, he will be put to death.

Verb[change]

Plain form
pend

Third-person singular
pends

Past tense
pended

Past participle
pended

Present participle
pending

  1. (not used now) The present participle of pend.